I’ve always been rather picky about my handbags.   I have maybe three or four handbags at a time.  All carefully curated to go with everything and anything I own. Currently, my handbag collection consists of two small, burgundy across-body bags and two leather backpacks.   All my bags are incredibly functional and somewhat casual.  I no longer need to lug…

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When I think of ethical, conscious fashion I think two things;  it will be expensive and it won’t be available in my size! So when I heard that H&M were releasing a conscious clothing range, I was intrigued but certain that they wouldn’t do any of the items in my size.   After all, H&M has never really been known…

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Last week was a stark reminder that autumn is just around the corner.  With the change in season comes the need for a few simple autumn style updates. I’m really not ready for summer to end.  The sunshine makes me feel healthier and the long nights mean I can spend more time outdoors.  And, really,  who doesn’t love a weekend…

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Ever wanted to try a capsule wardrobe but not sure what it entails? I have you covered, answering all your questions about what a capsule wardrobe is, why I have one, and what items I include. I’ve had a capsule wardrobe since March this year and have lived through spring and summer with a total of around thirty active items…

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I’ve gone green.   I’ve gone organic.  I’ve gone plastic-free.  I’ve switched to a capsule wardrobe.    Now I’d like to go ethical in my fashion – sadly, ethical fashion and plus size fashion do not go hand in hand. I have spent hours searching for ethical (or sustainable) plus size fashion in the UK – brands that pay living…

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